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People.Passion. Purpose. 

At P3 HealthPartners, our promise is to guide our communities to better health, unburdenclinicians, align incentives and engage patients.

We are aphysician-led organization relentless in our mission to overcome all obstaclesby positively disrupting the business of health care, transforming it fromsickness care into wellness guidance.  

We are lookingfor a part time Social Worker.  If you are passionate about your work; eagerto have fun; and motivated to be part of a fast-growing organization in LasVegas, Nevada, then you should consider joining our team.

Overall Purpose:

The Social Worker will collaborate with P3 providers, team members and patients to improve the lives of people who are in need of support and help.   He / she will evaluate patients, determine their needs and put together an action plan to make sure that those needs are being met efficiently.  The goal of this position is to enhance and maintain the patients’ physical, psychological and social function and to ensure the patients’ welfare is protected.

Essential Functions:

  • Collaborate, communicate and coordinate appropriate levels of care with hospitals, specialists, emergency department staff, patients, families and the Medical Management team

  • Provide social work knowledge and act as a P3 resource to the teams

  • Enter and maintain pertinent clinical information in various Medical Management systems

  • Works to manage health care costs and maintain high quality social service follow-up

  • Reviews Risk Stratification Tool and other reports to screen patients for social service intervention

  • Monitors pharmacy utilization and works with patients that may need assistance with medication costs

  • Assists patients and families to complete Medicaid applications

  • Coordinates guardianship paperwork expeditiously as needed

  • Address Advance Directives with patients; assists them as needed to complete

  • Participates in Interdisciplinary Team Rounds and Conferences

  • May visit with patients at home or in acute or post-acute facilities

  • Receives referrals from patients, families and P3 stakeholders

  • Address gaps in care

  • Documents real time in the P3 Medical Management and other systems 

Experience and Qualifications:

Minimum four years  of experience, including a minimum of two years in a managed care/HMO organization.   Case management and utilization management experience helpful.    Proficient with computer and software programs (e.g.; Microsoft Word, Excel) and the Internet required. Must be a self-starter, comfortable collaborating with physicians, hospital team members, patients and families; discussing appropriate levels of care that may be in conflict with requested service. 


Licensure:

License:  LCSW or MSW

Education:

  Graduate from an Accredited Social Worker program


Location: Las Vegas, NV
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